Tuesday, March 19, 2019

“You’re always one decision away from a totally different life.”

Happy birthday today to Tristen Martin and Mrs. Smith!! And yesterday to Emmitt Albee!!


  1. Please release tennis players today @ 11:45 for their match in Del Norte. Hunter Chambers, Korey Wayman, Ryan Broberg, Charlie Lockett, Torin Sparks, Ben Wilma and Hunter Barnes.
  2. Please release JV baseball players after 6th period for their game today vs. Arcata. Kurtis Johnson, Kai Hessler, Taner Zanone, Vincent Meade, Caden Rocha, Paden Prior, Mattias Alejandre, Ben Gomes & Landon Gomes.
  3. All Sophomores will be taking the PSAT TODAY. If you are in 5th period English, report to the library at the beginning of 1st  If you are in 7th period English, report to the library after lunch. 
  4. A Community Chest account was created for the Bramwell family, for Jonas. If anyone would like to donate money to the family, one may do so by writing a check to Community Chest. Put “Bramwell Family” on the memo line and the funds will go towards them.  To send in a check use the following address:  Community Chest  O. Box 934  Ferndale, CA 95536.
  5. The Nick’s Internship program is accepting applications for the summer of 2019 and they are due right around the corner on March 22nd. The internship is 3 weeks long and is a paid summer internship with the BLM out of the Whitethorn office and the MRC in Petrolia for High School students interested in Conservation and Watershed Restoration work.  Any questions or need more information, see Ms. Banke.
  6. Teen Court Training on Thursday, March 28th from 4:15 – 6:15 at the Teen Center in Eureka (Corner of K & Harris). If you are interested in being on Teen Court please email hcteencourt@bgcredwoods.org .  Teen Court is a diversion program for first time offenders.  It’s a real court run entirely by teens – teen jury, teen attorneys, judge, etc.  Our program is based on youth empowerment and restorative justice.
  7. Jean Davis is looking for a Sophomore or Junior to do yard work (mow grass, wash windows, etc.) She lives about a ½ mile out Centerville Road so you will need transportation.  If you are interested or have any questions please call 786-4822.
  8. ASB is selling wrist bands for Jonas Bramwell. If you would like to buy one they are $1 minimum and anything over $1 is a donation.  Please help support our Hero Jonas. If you have any questions, see Bryleigh Busick
  9. On Friday, March 29th ASB will be hosting a movie night in the gym starting at 7:00 p.m. The movie featured will be Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse.  Leo Club will be providing concessions.  All proceeds will go to the Bramwell Family.
  10. Yearbooks are now on sale!! If you would like to purchase your yearbook for the early bird price of $55 you can do so now in the office.  Prices will go up to $65 after Spring Break.  If you have any questions, see Mr. Chiles.
  11. On March 29th from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m there will be a very special night that is being planned for the Ferndale School Community at the Belotti Hall. The Multicultural Festival is an event that celebrates the many cultures, traditions, food, song, dance and people of our community. The event includes the entire Ferndale Community and is intended to showcase the many cultures of the students here at the Ferndale Unified School District. This event is open to families in ALL grades! If you have any questions, see Ms. Banke.
  12. Seniors: New Scholarships:

*Humboldt Builders Exchange for anyone going into the construction field.  Must have a 2.0 GPA or better.  Applications due April 12th.

*Redwood Memorial Foundation Scholarship for anyone going into the medicine field. Applications due at Redwood Memorial Hospital by

March 29th

*Sanctuary Forest, Inc. Scholarship for anyone demonstrating an interest or active involvement in environmental issues.  Application due May 1st

      *Humboldt Lodge #79 – all graduating Humboldt, Trinity and Del Norte

      Seniors can apply!  They will be giving out five $1,000 scholarships.  For

      more info go to http://humboldtlodge79.org/scholarship

*Eureka Emblem Club no. 298 application is in the scholarship box.  $1,000 scholarship due April 15th

*Humboldt County Farm Bureau App. in the box or online at www.humboldtcountyfarmbureau.com due April 1st

*Redwood Region Logging Conference Scholarship App. in box or online at www.rrlc.net  due April 1st

*Redwood Region Logging Conference Diesel Mechanic & Heavy Equipment Operator Scholarship App. in box or online at www.rrlc.net due April 1st

*Humboldt County Junior Livestock Auction Scholarship App. in box or online at www.humboldtcountyfarmbureau.com due April 1st

*Humboldt County Junior Livestock Scholarship – you must have sold an animal at least 3 times at the Humboldt County Fair – due April 1st

*Redwood Choast Chapter-CA Deer Assn. – To a student seeking a career in AG, Forestry, Wildlife Biology, Vet. Science or Wildlife Law Enforcement. Must have at least a 3.0 CPA – Due April 5th



If you have any questions, see Mrs. Becker or call Mrs. Toste at the elementary school.


This week in sports:


Tennis: Today @ Del Norte 3:30

Thursday, March 21st vs. Fortuna 3:30

Saturday, March 23rd @ McKinleyville 10:00

Baseball: Today JV vs. Arcata 4:00

Thurs. – Sat., Mar. 21st – 23rd Varsity @ ACA Tourn. In Redding